Tanita Tikaram to release “Closer to the People” on March 11th 2016

Multi-million selling British singer-songwriter Tanita Tikaram will be returning with new studio album “Closer to the People” on March 11th 2016 through earMusic.

Tanita’s distincitve voice and superlative songwriting saw her rise to worldwide acclaim in 1988 when she released debut album “Ancient Heart”, which included hits such as “Twist In My Sobriety” and “Good Tradition”.

Tom Clay to release debut solo single “Sanctuary” in 2016

Flight Brigade have been hailed as “astonishing” by BBC Radio 2 and are currently soaring, but bassist Tom Clay felt a burning need to explore his own journey that has led to his debut solo single, “Sanctuary”.

Those who know Tom closely will be aware that music was not always his primary ambition. Born and raised in rural Hampshire, it could be argued that the cliché “small town, big dreams” applied to Tom. At just 20 years old and having been been bitten by the acting bug, he jumped on a plane to chase his ambitions in the big lights and bigger buzz of Los Angeles.

Ash announces UK and Ireland December 2015 Tour

Following a sold out UK Spring tour and festival appearances around the globe, Ash announces an extensive tour for December.

Tim, Mark and Rick will play eleven dates in the UK and Ireland with a London show at Shepherds Bush Empire.

Tickets are on sale from Friday August 7th.

Tour Dates 2015:
December 2 – BRISTOL, Bierkeller
December 3 – LONDON, Shepherds Bush Empire
December 4 – NEWCASTLE, Riverside
December 6 – GLASGOW, ABC
December 8 – MANCHESTER, Ritz
December 9 – WOLVERHAMPTON, Wulfrun Hall
December 10 – SHEFFIELD, Leadmill
December 12 – NORWICH, Waterfront

Matinée to release new single “All the Good Fellas” on May 22nd 2015

Matinée are a four piece indie band hailing from Italy, based in London who will release their 3rd single “All the Good Fellas” on May 22nd, from their debut album.
A clutch of radio support was secured in 2014. High profile supporters included XFM (played single on Danielle Perry’s show, XFM Scotland and Carl Barat is already a fan of the band, saying about them: “A accomplished Italian answer to the indie music of the Naughties, focussing on all the best bits, Ferdinand, Cribs, Coral et al… Boss”.

The Rifles to release deluxe edition of “No Love Lost” to celebrate 10 years on May 4th 2015

The Rifles have come a long way since their first, self-financed single, “Peace & Quiet”, released from their own front rooms in Walthamstow, back in 2005. With consistently respectable chart entries and a huge, loyal fanbase (that to this day sees the band selling out venues like London’s’ Forum), combined with genuine songwriting talent and unwavering creativity, The Rifles have long outlived many of their original peers.

Vaudeville takes on First Avenue

To make more history, a hoard of people gathered to support an amazing local music scene on Saturday May 17th, 2014. They emerged from the shadows in celebration of Vaudeville’s new album titled “Masquerade (Part One)” – [read the review here].
Vaudeville consists of:
  • Christopher Gummeson - Lead vocals/Keys/Guitar: Soul stripping lyrics, cat-like stage presence, immeasurable vocals.


Hey AJ… where do I find you? How are things on the band’s camp?
AJ: Hi Thanos!! Things are great on our end! We are going into a really exciting summer, new CD coming out here in May, tours, festivals, lots of awesome stuff going on for us!
Even though I was expecting your full-length album sometime soon, you surprised me by releasing only half of it. How did you reach this decision?

Vaudeville - Masquerade: Part 1

After the release of their sophomore album “Vendetta” (read the review here) in 2012, the music group from Minneapolis, strikes back with its new – third album – which has a small peculiarity. It’s divided in 2 parts. “Part 1” contains 5 tracks plus one intro and “Part 2”, will feature 5 tracks and it is gonna be released in late 2014 or early 2015, as the band told me (read more here).